The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 56 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 244 247 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.63% 4.31% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 4.44% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 186 166 295
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,000 £62,699 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.12%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5123 5567 5850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.28% 97.05% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4337 4683 4863
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +13 104 £65,000 +10.63% 11
Dorset +15 44 £67,500 +43.61% 4
Wiltshire +17 35 £70,000 +7.44% 7
Gloucestershire -19 34 £72,500 +26.08% 3
Somerset -21 17 £70,000 +30.23% 2
Cornwall - 1 £55,000 -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 131 (28.42%) TOGAF
2 106 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (20.39%) Finance
4 77 (16.70%) .NET
4 77 (16.70%) Oracle
4 77 (16.70%) Presales
5 72 (15.62%) SOA
6 69 (14.97%) Java
6 69 (14.97%) Security Cleared
7 68 (14.75%) Data Centre
8 66 (14.32%) Telecoms
9 65 (14.10%) Microsoft
10 62 (13.45%) Degree
11 60 (13.02%) Retail
12 58 (12.58%) C#
13 57 (12.36%) SQL Server
13 57 (12.36%) VMware
13 57 (12.36%) SC Cleared
14 55 (11.93%) Scrum
15 54 (11.71%) Windows
16 53 (11.50%) E-Commerce
17 51 (11.06%) Technical Architecture
18 49 (10.63%) Enterprise Architecture
19 47 (10.20%) ITIL
20 45 (9.76%) Cisco
21 44 (9.54%) Amazon AWS
21 44 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
22 43 (9.33%) Mentoring
22 43 (9.33%) Cybersecurity
23 40 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.69%) CMS
3 13 (2.82%) IIS
4 12 (2.60%) JBoss
5 11 (2.39%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (1.95%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.74%) Mule
8 7 (1.52%) Commerce Server
8 7 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (4.77%) Oracle Retail
2 14 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.52%) Magento
4 5 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.65%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.43%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (9.54%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.72%) SaaS
4 27 (5.86%) IaaS
5 22 (4.77%) PaaS
6 14 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.08%) Office 365
9 4 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.87%) Heroku
10 3 (0.65%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.34%) WAN
2 19 (4.12%) Firewall
3 13 (2.82%) Unified Communications
4 12 (2.60%) SAN
5 11 (2.39%) DNS
5 11 (2.39%) NAS
6 8 (1.74%) DHCP
6 8 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.52%) LAN
8 6 (1.30%) Network Security
9 5 (1.08%) Internet
9 5 (1.08%) Intranet
10 4 (0.87%) 3G
10 4 (0.87%) Software-Defined Networking
10 4 (0.87%) VoIP
10 4 (0.87%) VPN
11 3 (0.65%) IPsec
11 3 (0.65%) ISDN
11 3 (0.65%) SSL
11 3 (0.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.72%) Big Data
3 24 (5.21%) DB2
4 18 (3.90%) NoSQL
5 16 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.25%) MySQL
7 13 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.60%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.60%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.95%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (1.30%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.22%) Informix
14 1 (0.22%) Pentaho
14 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.22%) sqlmap
General
1 94 (20.39%) Finance
2 66 (14.32%) Telecoms
3 60 (13.02%) Retail
4 26 (5.64%) Banking
5 24 (5.21%) Marketing
6 20 (4.34%) Manufacturing
7 14 (3.04%) Electronics
7 14 (3.04%) Publishing
8 8 (1.74%) Military
9 7 (1.52%) Advertising
9 7 (1.52%) French Language
10 5 (1.08%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.87%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.87%) Automotive
11 4 (0.87%) German Language
11 4 (0.87%) Local Government
12 3 (0.65%) Back Office
12 3 (0.65%) Legal
13 2 (0.43%) Billing
14 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (16.70%) .NET
2 32 (6.94%) CSS
3 29 (6.29%) ASP.NET
3 29 (6.29%) HTML
4 23 (4.99%) Web Services
5 20 (4.34%) XML
6 18 (3.90%) Middleware
7 14 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (3.04%) REST
8 12 (2.60%) AngularJS
8 12 (2.60%) HTML5
8 12 (2.60%) XHTML
9 11 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (2.39%) Java EE
10 9 (1.95%) CSS3
10 9 (1.95%) Dojo
10 9 (1.95%) Spring
11 8 (1.74%) Apache Camel
11 8 (1.74%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (1.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 44 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (7.38%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.90%) Security Operations Centre
6 17 (3.69%) PKI
6 17 (3.69%) Taxonomies
7 16 (3.47%) Mobile App
8 14 (3.04%) CMDB
9 12 (2.60%) Visualisation
10 11 (2.39%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.74%) Social Media
12 7 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.30%) Psychology
14 5 (1.08%) Cryptography
14 5 (1.08%) FMCG
15 4 (0.87%) Life Science
15 4 (0.87%) SCADA
15 4 (0.87%) User Experience
16 3 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.71%) Windows
2 27 (5.86%) Linux
3 19 (4.12%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.04%) Android
5 11 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.30%) Unix
9 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.65%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.65%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (28.42%) TOGAF
2 106 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (16.70%) Presales
4 72 (15.62%) SOA
5 55 (11.93%) Scrum
6 53 (11.50%) E-Commerce
7 51 (11.06%) Technical Architecture
8 49 (10.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 47 (10.20%) ITIL
10 43 (9.33%) Cybersecurity
10 43 (9.33%) Mentoring
11 40 (8.68%) Software Engineering
12 39 (8.46%) Line Management
13 37 (8.03%) ERP
13 37 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 36 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (7.16%) Customer Engagement
16 31 (6.72%) CRM
16 31 (6.72%) UML
17 29 (6.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (14.97%) Java
2 58 (12.58%) C#
3 36 (7.81%) SQL
4 31 (6.72%) JavaScript
5 29 (6.29%) C++
6 17 (3.69%) C
7 16 (3.47%) Python
8 9 (1.95%) PHP
9 4 (0.87%) ES6
9 4 (0.87%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.87%) Ruby
9 4 (0.87%) X++
10 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.22%) Perl
11 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 62 (13.45%) Degree
3 57 (12.36%) SC Cleared
4 21 (4.56%) DV Cleared
5 20 (4.34%) CISSP
6 19 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.04%) CCNA
7 14 (3.04%) ISEB
7 14 (3.04%) PMI Certification
7 14 (3.04%) PMP
8 13 (2.82%) CISM
9 8 (1.74%) MBA
10 7 (1.52%) EMC Certification
11 6 (1.30%) MCSE
11 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (1.08%) CCNP
12 5 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.87%) CCDP
13 4 (0.87%) VCP4
13 4 (0.87%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.17%) QA
3 7 (1.52%) COBIT
4 4 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.22%) HL7
7 1 (0.22%) ISO15022
7 1 (0.22%) ISO20022
System Software
1 39 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.74%) VMware Server
4 4 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (0.87%) UAG
4 4 (0.87%) vCloud
4 4 (0.87%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.87%) vSphere
5 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.65%) XenApp
6 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.04%) SCVMM
2 7 (1.52%) SCCM
2 7 (1.52%) SCOM
3 4 (0.87%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.65%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.65%) TrustSec
5 1 (0.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 77 (16.70%) Oracle
2 65 (14.10%) Microsoft
3 57 (12.36%) VMware
4 45 (9.76%) Cisco
5 40 (8.68%) IBM
6 31 (6.72%) EMC
7 28 (6.07%) HP
8 24 (5.21%) Citrix
8 24 (5.21%) NetApp
9 22 (4.77%) SAP
10 18 (3.90%) Juniper
11 17 (3.69%) CheckPoint
12 14 (3.04%) BMC
13 11 (2.39%) Google
13 11 (2.39%) Sitecore
14 10 (2.17%) TIBCO
15 9 (1.95%) Apple
15 9 (1.95%) ATG
15 9 (1.95%) Red Hat
16 8 (1.74%) Avaya
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits £20K Bonus and Benefits
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Somerset
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Salary: £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £650 - £700 per day
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Somerset
Clarks
Salary: £60,000 + benefits
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £75 - £85 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Incentives & benefits
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South West
Cognizant
Posted: 26 days ago
Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago